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Thailand Worries Over Break Of Calm As Protest Leader Returns

Protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban addresses a crowd of anti-government protesters outside the Government House in Bangkok December 9, 2013. — Reuters picBANGKOK: The return to public life in Thailand of a fiery pro-establishment politician risks ending a period of calm and could lead to the delay of an election the ruling military has promised to hold next year, an opposition leader said today.

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All Aboard The Titanic Hotel – It’s Unsinkable!

'You jump, I jump?' Would that be the thing you would most probably say when you step into the ‘Titanic’ hotel with your partner?

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Gisele Bündchen Donned A Burqa To Secretly Visit Paris Plastic Surgeon 'For $11,000 Eye And Breast Operation'

These photos show former supermodel Gisele Bündchen donning a burqa in an unsuccessful bid to evade the paparazzi as she checked into a famous plastic surgery clinic in Paris earlier this month.

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Gisele Bundchen Angers The French After Burka Stunt

Parisians were up on arms Thursday when they found out that Gisele Bundchen and her little sister wore a full burka, the traditional Muslim clothing, to disguise themselves while on the streets of Paris.

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Taliban Names Successor To Late Leader Mullah Omar

Man believed to be Akhtar Mansoor is seen in undated photo  CBS

KABUL, Afghanistan - The Taliban announced the successor Friday to longtime leader Mullah Mohammad Omar, after a new round of peace talks with the Afghan government was indefinitely postponed amid concerns over how committed the new Taliban leadership is to ending the militant group's 14-year insurgency.

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[With Vid] Man Miraculously Survives 17th Floor Balcony Fall

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A man lost his balance while on the 17th floor balcony of an apartment block in Chile, fell 131 feet to the ground and survived to return to visit the site with reporters.

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[WITH VIDEO] Escalator Users Resort To Acrobatic Routines As Precautionary Measures

KUALA LUMPUR: After the recent tragic incident where a 30-year old woman was swallowed up by an escalator platform which gave way in Jingzhou, China, users have developed a phobia of escalators and resorting to extraordinary precautionary measures to avoid stepping on the platform.

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Surfer Seriously Injured After Punching Great White Shark During Vicious Beach Attack

A SURFER has been left seriously injured after fighting a great white shark off the Australian coast – just a week after another man died in a fatal attack.

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Hunters Fight Back After Cecil The Lion Killing

JOHANNESBURG- Bucking against international outrage over the killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe, professional hunters argue that their industry follows strict rules aimed at preserving wildlife and supporting local people.

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